Spotlight Interview: Steve Kelly, Co-Founder & CEO, ELAP Services

About Steve Kelly, Co-Founder & CEO, ELAP Services Steve is a recognized expert and frequently called-upon public speaker in the insurance, employee benefits and risk management industry, bringing more than three decades of experience solving his clients’ complex healthcare challenges. Steve co-founded ELAP Services to address the national issue of employers

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 20

INDUSTRY NEWS These women entrepreneurs are making medical and healthcare facilities available to allFrom a medical tourism platform, a medical equipment e-marketplace to a portal helping the elderly with doctor’s appointments, these women-led medtech startups are doing their bit to keep you in the pink of health. By Nirandhi Gowthaman Yourstory.com – With

Volume 10, Issue 19: Kara A. Connor, SVP Clinical Operations, MediGuide International LLC Discusses the Importance and Simplicity of Getting a Medical Second Opinion (MSO)

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Kara A. Connor, SVP Clinical Operations, MediGuide International LLC, a company that provides a medical second opinion (MSO) service reflecting the best advice from the top medical minds at world-leading medical centers. In this interview, read how MediGuide

Spotlight Interview: Kara A. Connor, SVP Clinical Operations, MediGuide International LLC

 About Kara A. Connor, SVP Clinical Operations, MediGuide International LLC  As SVP of Clinical Operations, Kara leads the team responsible for connecting MediGuide members to world leading medical centers and providing them answers to their health concerns. A key role which she not only provides clinical leadership but also focuses on cultivating relationships with centers

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 19

INDUSTRY NEWS This Coronavirus Is Unlike Anything in Our Lifetime, and We Have to Stop Comparing It to the Flu by Charles Ornstein Propublica.com - As a longtime health care reporter, I see the unfolding coronavirus pandemic as representing everything I’ve read about — from the early days of epidemiology to the staggering toll of the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic —

Volume 10, Issue 18: Daniel Branco, MD, Medicinia, Discusses the Importance of Connecting Doctors and Patients and Technology to Increase Patient Engagement

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Daniel Branco, Medicinia, a client relationship management platform company that connects doctors, patients, and health institutions to create better opportunities for patient engagement. In this interview, Branco explains how technology can help doctors stay productive and keep patients

Spotlight Interview: Daniel Branco, M.D., Founder, Medicinia

-- Daniel Branco Founder +1 (305) 927-4226 About Daniel Branco, M.D., Founder, Medicinia Daniel Branco is founder of Medicinia and investor in other digital health companies such as DrChat. After building the very first medical website in Brazil (an atlas of human histology) back in 1995, he was involved with many health care investment and business

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 18

INDUSTRY NEWS More drugmakers hike U.S. prices as new year begins By Michael Erman reuters.com –  Drugmakers including Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY.N), Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O), and Biogen Inc (BIIB.O) hiked U.S. list prices on more than 50 drugs on Wednesday, bringing total New Year’s Day drug price increases to more than 250, according to data analyzed by

Volume 10, Issue 17: Kimberly Ampie, Medical Tours Costa Rica Discusses the Importance of a Medical Travel Benefit for Employees

Dear Colleagues, Good wishes for health and prosperity in 2020! Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Kimberly Ampie, Medical Tours Costa Rica, a company that helped thousands of patients and is the innovator in medical travel to Costa Rica. In this interview, Ampie explains why many

Spotlight Interview: Kimberly Ampie, Operations Manager & Patient Coordinator, Medical Tours Costa Rica

About Kimberly Ampie Kim Ampie joins the Medical Tours Costa Rica team in early 2015 with an extensive background in customer service, hospitality and marketing positions focused primarily on the tourism market and hotel concierge. Prior to her arrival at Medical Tours Costa Rica, Kim was also the administrator of a Recovery Center for medical tourism